PhantonRider86Granny Gear

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Richmond // Rhode Island


 
As a kid I was on flat pedals all the time. Then got clipless when I started riding mountain bikes. I rode clipless for about 18 years, then recently switched back to flats and even more recently switch to Pedaling Innovations Catalyst pedals. I have no affiliation with the company, but I can say that…
PhantonRider86   on Oct 15, 2018
replied to Help a fellow Mountain biker out ?
 
I just completed it, good luck !
Terrance, If the guys you ride with are not using their posts because they are not working properly, you should look into the Canadian made 9point8 Fall Line dropper post. With cold temperatures in mind, they specifically made the internals mechanical which isn't effected by cold weather.
 
I guess I am looking into this too much...the dub system would be nice, but your right, Mark, I wouldn't be changing the cranks/bb very often, so it is probably best not...
 
Just an update to put this thread to rest: When I first tried to put the spindle through the bearing I was holding each in my hands which was not very stable.  So...
 
Yes, as did I, but when I tried to slide the BB cup onto the spindle it stopped right at the bearing.  I know it is a tight tolerance, but it should...
PhantonRider86   on Jan 22, 2018
started a topic: Crankset & Bottom Bracket Compatibility
 
HELP !! So I would like to take the cranks off my current bike to put onto my new bike but I am having an issue with matching up the correct bottom bracket. The...
 
I had a similar issue with the bike I had been looking at; Evil Following MB.  No LBS sells them where I live.  After reading reviews from bike sites & people who...
 
Triton, you should check out Seth's Bike Hacks.  He owns a DB Release 5C and it has taken a beating and is holding up very well. The Singletrack Sampler received one recently...
The excitement is starting to build... I just got my Following MB (orange) delivered!!! Over the next few months I will be transferring components over from my previous bike and ordering some new parts...
Thanks guys for all your input.  Since I ride mostly my local trails and there are no huge downhill sections, just short ups and downs, I went with the Following MB (frame...
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This camera does look very promising ! I haven't taken out my GoPro on rides due to the terrible shaky footage I get. I have been holding of on getting a gimble because of the cost and the added bulk. But this Rylo camera could be my next purchase. Which makes me wonder: What is…
Thanks for your fantastic information, Doc !!  For where I live the Wreckening is too much bike, but the info of the Calling and Following I will definitely take into consideration, thanks...
I have been looking into Evil's bikes for awhile now and as you mentioned, I like the suspension platform, the geometry, and the components that Evil offers.  Since there is no place...
PhantonRider86   on Sep 14, 2017
started a topic: Evil Calling or Following MB for RI Trails
 
Hi Everyone, I am a long time reader but first time posting on this site. Soon I will be buying a new bike and I have been looking at Evil's Calling & Following MB. What...
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